#14-Permitted doesn’t always mean good

1 Corinthians 6:12 Some of you say, “Everything is permitted for me.” But not everything is good for me. Again some of you say, “Everything is permitted for me.” But I will not be controlled by anything.

 I started drinking at the age of fifteen. I became legally old enough to drink at eighteen. When I turned eighteen people said, “He’s old enough let him drink.”

 Because of my addictive personality, mood-altering drugs were not good for me, at any age. Yet once I was legal the world was happy for me to live my life as a drunk.

  • At what age did your addiction first appear in your life?
  • How do those close to you respond to you being in recovery?

 

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